DRESS, 1852-1865

Back To Era Before the Civil War

Blue printed cotton
Gift of M. J. Hennessey

This is an example of everyday dress. This dress is utilitarian but still embellished. Ruffles detail the sleeve cap and sleeve opening but the wide pagoda sleeves could be rolled up for more laborious activities.

Accession Number: 1989.793 - Click To Request Information.



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